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When getting started with your model train, decide how large of a track scale you want to work with. If you are a serious railroader with a large room to spare, there are great O scale tracks that will suit your needs. If you are planning to set up your track in a basement, den or other medium-sized space, an HO or N scale track is ideal. If you plan to set up your train in a small space like an apartment or small room, go for a Z scale track to get started.After selecting your track, choose the railroad you want to model. We carry all of the best train models from Union Pacific to Santa Fe and Burlington Northern. We have the hard-to-find trains modeled after fallen flag railroads as well. You can find everything you need for your ideal model train. Outfit it with the best accessories or restore old trains to their former glory. We are a one stop shop for everything trains.
We carry a full line of pre-packaged trains, locomotives and extra parts. Check out our how-to guides for in-depth information on how to plan, build and operate your model railroad. Make a stop at the Information Station to get articles on everything you need to know to get started in model railroading.
Atlas has been the model train leader for over 60 years and is still a favorite of hobbyists across the world. We carry the best in Atlas models, from locomotives to freight cars, accessories and more. With the best Atlas parts, you can build your own railroad from scratch, mixing and matching pieces for your ideal set. Buy accessories like landscape items, buildings and three-light signals. Find tracks, bridges, power packs and more from Atlas when you shop with us.
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